Collegeville has a general population of 8,032 and an overall student population of 1,742. Approximately 1,742 of Collegeville's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Collegeville's largest psychology school is Ursinus College. In 2010, approximately 32 students graduated from the Psychology program at Ursinus College.
A reported 32 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Collegeville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $38,670 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Collegeville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,250 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $44,370.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Collegeville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,300 psychology professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these psychology professionals, 1,680 were working in the greater Collegeville area. Collegeville's psychology professional workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Collegeville, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,200 per year. This is higher than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.